RidePal, The “Google Bus For The Rest Of Us,” Scores $500K From 500 Startups & Others

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http://techcrunch.com – RidePal, a company providing a turnkey commuter bus system for companies, is today announcing having closed half a million in seed funding from 500 Startups, Amicus Capital, and Jeff Clarke, Chairman of Orbitz. The system, which the company refers to as a “Google Shuttle for the rest of us,” offers shared commuting buses which are equipped with Wi-Fi, as well as a ticketing, reservation and management platform. The business customers who want to offer the service as a benefit to employees don’t have pay for the entire bus – instead, they only pay for the capacity they n (IT news)